First Night Sandwich 2013
Monday, December 31, 2012 - 4:00pm - 9:00pm
First Night Sandwich 2013 will be held on New Year’s Eve December 31, 2012, from 4 – 9 pm.
The celebration is the coming together of residents, visitors, artists and businesses for a fun, diverse and safe New Year’s Eve.
Highlights include a non-alcoholic Family Festival of multi-cultural activities with mask making workshops, puppeteers, storytellers, face painting, magicians and more; a vibrant Mardi Gras like procession down Main Street with costumed revelers and spectators will start at 6 pm, and a Grand Finale Countdown extravaganza at the conclusion of the evening’s festivities.
Cape Cod artists present their works in venues throughout the Village area. Outdoor venues including ice sculptures, store front performances, street performers such as jugglers and mimes, and exhibits such as the Resolution Wall, are free and accessible by the general public.
Indoor venues are by admission only with the purchase of a First Night Button.
Performances generally last 30-40 minutes and start on the hour to allow folks to move between venues.
Buttons can be purchased for $10 Adults, and $6 Children ages 3 – 12 years- old.
Buttons are available at various banks, restaurants, and retail outlets in Sandwich.
First Night 2013 is presented by Sandwich Community Television and the Sandwich Chamber of Commerce. The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod is sponsoring this event.